ABOUT ERIC

Eric Kolelas is an actor.

He graduated in 2008 from the University of West London with a 1st class degree in Film. After a few months of working as a set runner, he was offered a role in a TV commercial and subsequently decided to pursue acting.

Eric went on to study acting at the New York Conservatory of Dramatic Arts (New York, USA), the Actors Temple (London, UK.) and more recently at the Identity School of Acting (London, UK).

He has since worked as an actor for T.V. shows such as BBC's Holby City, and Panorama. But also on films such as the Iris Prize Winner MosaFive Thirteen or Sparrow...
Eric also regularly works for National Film & Television School on various test shoots.

Eric still makes use of his filmmaking skills and talents and creates his own short films, which he writes and directs, as well as acting in. 
His directing efforts have gone on to screen at many international short film festivals, like the London Short Film Festival (UK), Black Harvest Film Festival (USA) and the BAFTA qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival to mention a few... 

 

 

PRESS

 

photo by Steve Tasker

 

 
... inspired by your story to create your film!
— Terry Crews, Brooklyn Nine-Nine / The Expendables / Everybody Hates Chris
 
 
... that naked sensibility is reflected as he achieves a lot with very little dialogue...
— Scott Beggs, Film School Rejects
... accomplished and persistent...
— Rory Gibson, Short Sighted Cinema
 
 
... gives emotionally charged performances.
— Nora Denis, The British Blacklist